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CDC: Men likely to die earlier than women – wgxa.tv

MACON, Ga. -- According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, men, on average, die almost five years earlier than women. We sat down with a Middle Georgia doctor for Men's Health Month. According to menshealthmonth. org, the purpose of the month …

Gender, race and social change in tech; Moira Weigel on the...

Tech ethics can mean a lot of different things, but surely one of the most critical, unavoidable, and yet somehow still controversial propositions in the emerging field of ethics in technology is that tech should promote gender equality. But does it? And to the extent it does not, what (and who) needs to change? In…

Sugary drinks linked to higher risk of premature death, especially for...

(CNN)Frequent consumption of sugary drinks such as sodas, sports drinks and juice is linked to an increased risk of premature death from cardiovascular disease and, to a lesser extent, from cancer, according to new research. Compared with women who had sugary beverages less than once per month, those who had more than two servings a…

Fertility issues raise the risk of cancer in women – Daily...

Fertility issues raise the risk of cancer in women, according to research that suggests they are 18 per cent more likely to develop the diseaseStudy found that women with fertility problems are 18% more likely to get cancerResearchers tracked more than 64,000 women with fertility problems Results show that two per cent of infertile women were…

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The Bachelor: The Women Tell All: A recap in 11 GIFs

To be honest, I’m feeling a bit of whiplash, rose lovers. Going from the looooong-anticipated fence jump to spending two hours watching women I barely remember bicker over petty grievances that feel like they happened 127 years ago… well, it’s a journey for sure. But professional obligation — me as a recapper and you, rose…

In Defense of Women’s Sports

Martina Navratilova at a news conference in 2010. (Joshua Roberts/Reuters) Transgender women shouldn’t compete with females. Martina Navratilova, nine-time Wimbledon singles champion and longtime LGBT advocate, caused controversy last week when she wrote for the Sunday Times of London that it’s “insane” and “cheating” to permit biological males who declare themselves to be trans women…

Ryan Adams accused of sexual misconduct and abuse by multiple women

Folk-rock singer-songwriter Ryan Adams demonstrated a pattern of abusive behavior with women, particularly with young women, according to a blistering new feature from The New York Times. Adams has been a prolific fixture of the New York City music scene since his debut album in 2000, Heartbreaker. He’s recorded sixteen solo albums and worked as a producer…

Journalist Sues Twitter for Banning Her over ‘Women Aren’t Men’ Tweets

(Kai Pfaffenbach/Reuters) Journalist Meghan Murphy on Monday filed a lawsuit against Twitter after she was banned from the platform over tweets referring to a transgender individual by their biological sex and opining that “women aren’t men.” After a number of temporary suspensions, Twitter in November permanently locked the verified account of Murphy, a Canadian writer and…

Northam: GOP Critics of Late-Term-Abortion Bill ‘Playing Politics with Women’s Health’

Democratic candidate for governor Ralph Northam speaks after his election night victory in Fairfax, Va., November 7, 2017. (Aaron P. Bernstein/REUTERS) Ralph Northam, the newly elected Democratic governor of Virginia, on Wednesday accused Republicans angered by his defense of a late-term-abortion bill being advanced in the Virginia state legislature of misrepresenting the bill and “playing…

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